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Issue Details: First known date: 1991... 1991 Rain Stones
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A collection of Australian short stories which reveal the country as a magical place, where there is an extra dimension to be found by those whose minds and hearts are open to the possibility.

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Notes

  • Also available in braille and sound recording formats.

Contents

* Contents derived from the North Ryde, Ryde - Gladesville - Hunters Hill area, Northwest Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales,:Angus and Robertson , 1991 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Rain Stones, Jackie French , 1991 single work children's fiction children's (p. 1-28)
Jacob Saw, Jackie French , 1991 single work children's fiction children's (p. 29-58)
Dancing Dinosaurs, Jackie French , 1991 single work children's fiction children's (p. 93-116)
Dusty and the Dragon, Jackie French , 1991 single work children's fiction (p. 117)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • North Ryde, Ryde - Gladesville - Hunters Hill area, Northwest Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales,: Angus and Robertson , 1991 .
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      Extent: 170p.
      ISBN: 0207171246 (pbk.), 0207167842
    • Sydney South, South Sydney area, Sydney Southern Suburbs, Sydney, New South Wales,: HarperCollins Australia , 2016 .
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      Extent: 208p.
      Edition info: 25th Anniversary Edition
      Note/s:
      • Published 21 November 2016
      ISBN: 9781743095294

Works about this Work

Jackie French and the Green Crusade Kevin Steinberger , 1994 single work column
— Appears in: Magpies : Talking About Books for Children , July vol. 9 no. 3 1994; (p. 15-17)
Environmentally Friendly Australian Children's Fiction : The 1991 Crop John Foster , 1992 single work column
— Appears in: Magpies : Talking About Books for Children , July vol. 7 no. 3 1992; (p. 20-21)
The Children's Book of the Year Awards Shortlists Margaret Phillips , 1992 single work review
— Appears in: Magpies : Talking About Books for Children , May vol. 7 no. 2 1992; (p. 21-23)

— Review of The Magnificent Nose and Other Marvels Anna Fienberg , 1991 selected work children's fiction ; Window Jeannie Baker , 1991 single work picture book ; William Tell Margaret Early , 1991 single work picture book ; Dog In, Cat Out Gillian Rubinstein , 1991 single work picture book ; Enora and the Black Crane Raymond Meeks , 1991 single work picture book ; Let the Celebrations Begin! Margaret Wild , 1991 single work picture book ; The Wolf Margaret Barbalet , 1991 single work picture book ; Rain Stones Jackie French , 1991 selected work children's fiction ; Misery Guts Morris Gleitzman , 1991 single work children's fiction ; Do Not Go Around the Edges : Poems Daisy Utemorrah , 1990 selected work poetry autobiography ; The Sugar-Gum Tree Patricia Wrightson , 1991 single work children's fiction ; Change the Locks Simon French , 1991 single work novel ; Del-Del Victor Kelleher , 1991 single work novel ; Mandragora David McRobbie , 1991 single work novel ; Letters from the Inside John Marsden , 1991 single work novel ; The House Guest Eleanor Nilsson , 1991 single work novel ; Peter Kate Walker , 1991 single work novel ; Hist! C. J. Dennis , 1991 single work picture book
News from Down Under Karen Jameyson , 1992 single work review
— Appears in: Horn Book Magazine , Nov/December vol. 68 no. 6 1992; (p. 755-758)

— Review of Rain Stones Jackie French , 1991 selected work children's fiction ; The Wolf Margaret Barbalet , 1991 single work picture book ; Drac and the Gremlin Allan Baillie , 1988 single work picture book
Spells Woven Together by a Golden Spider Eleanor Stodart , 1992 single work review
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 25 July 1992; (p. C11)

— Review of Rain Stones Jackie French , 1991 selected work children's fiction ; Misery Guts Morris Gleitzman , 1991 single work children's fiction ; The Magnificent Nose and Other Marvels Anna Fienberg , 1991 selected work children's fiction
Untitled Margot Nelmes , 1991 single work review
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , vol. 35 no. 3 1991; (p. 24)

— Review of Rain Stones Jackie French , 1991 selected work children's fiction
Untitled Stephanie Owen Reeder , 1991 single work review
— Appears in: Magpies : Talking About Books for Children , November vol. 6 no. 5 1991; (p. 30)

— Review of Rain Stones Jackie French , 1991 selected work children's fiction
Enchanting Stories Bring the Bush to Life Laurie Copping , 1991 single work review
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 13 July 1991; (p. C9)

— Review of Rain Stones Jackie French , 1991 selected work children's fiction
Top Kids' Books for 1992 Susan Geason , 1992 single work review
— Appears in: The Sun-Herald (Sydney) , 26 July 1992; (p. p 110-113)

— Review of Rain Stones Jackie French , 1991 selected work children's fiction ; Misery Guts Morris Gleitzman , 1991 single work children's fiction ; The Wolf Margaret Barbalet , 1991 single work picture book ; The Sugar-Gum Tree Patricia Wrightson , 1991 single work children's fiction ; William Tell Margaret Early , 1991 single work picture book ; Del-Del Victor Kelleher , 1991 single work novel ; The Magnificent Nose and Other Marvels Anna Fienberg , 1991 selected work children's fiction ; Dog In, Cat Out Gillian Rubinstein , 1991 single work picture book ; Let the Celebrations Begin! Margaret Wild , 1991 single work picture book ; Hist! C. J. Dennis , 1991 single work picture book ; Enora and the Black Crane Raymond Meeks , 1991 single work picture book ; Peter Kate Walker , 1991 single work novel ; Letters from the Inside John Marsden , 1991 single work novel ; Window Jeannie Baker , 1991 single work picture book
Children's Book Short List Has Usual Variety Jenni Connor , 1992 single work review
— Appears in: The Mercury , 18 April 1992; (p. 26)

— Review of Rain Stones Jackie French , 1991 selected work children's fiction ; No Such Country : A Book of Antipodean Hours Gary Crew , 1991 single work novel ; Peter Kate Walker , 1991 single work novel ; The Sugar-Gum Tree Patricia Wrightson , 1991 single work children's fiction ; Let the Celebrations Begin! Margaret Wild , 1991 single work picture book ; Letters from the Inside John Marsden , 1991 single work novel ; Another Sparrow Singing Eleanor Spence , 1991 single work children's fiction ; Window Jeannie Baker , 1991 single work picture book ; Hist! C. J. Dennis , 1991 single work picture book ; Dog In, Cat Out Gillian Rubinstein , 1991 single work picture book ; The Magnificent Nose and Other Marvels Anna Fienberg , 1991 selected work children's fiction ; William Tell Margaret Early , 1991 single work picture book ; Enora and the Black Crane Raymond Meeks , 1991 single work picture book
Environmentally Friendly Australian Children's Fiction : The 1991 Crop John Foster , 1992 single work column
— Appears in: Magpies : Talking About Books for Children , July vol. 7 no. 3 1992; (p. 20-21)
Jackie French and the Green Crusade Kevin Steinberger , 1994 single work column
— Appears in: Magpies : Talking About Books for Children , July vol. 9 no. 3 1994; (p. 15-17)
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